Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 44 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 -18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.27% 1.64% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 1.67% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +12.78% -39.55%
10th Percentile £30,750 £36,250 £27,125
90th Percentile £51,949 £41,350 £40,375
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,737 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.82% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Wales
Permanent vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 366 180 115
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 98.36% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 348 170 94
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +22.95% -28.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,725 £20,050
90th Percentile £57,946 £52,625 £65,125
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in West Wales

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in West Wales.

Salary trend for Business Analyst in West Wales

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in West Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in West Wales

Business Analyst
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -5 16 £42,500 +13.33%
Business Analyst
Wales

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Wales region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) IIBA
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) User Stories
6 3 (18.75%) User Experience
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Moqups
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) JIRA
8 1 (6.25%) Use Case
8 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (6.25%) UML
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Moqups
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) IIBA
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft